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Ashtead Group plc Company Profile (LON:AHT)

Consensus Ratings for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: 2 Sell Rating(s), 1 Hold Rating(s), 12 Buy Rating(s)
Consensus Rating:Buy (Score: 2.67)
Consensus Price Target: GBX 1,212.64

Analysts' Ratings History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetActions
6/21/2016JPMorgan Chase & Co.Reiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,140View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/20/2016BNP ParibasReiterated RatingOutperformGBX 1,050View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Numis Securities LtdReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,150View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Beaufort SecuritiesReiterated RatingBuyView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/15/2016Deutsche BankReiterated RatingSellView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/14/2016Peel HuntReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,450View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/26/2016Jefferies GroupReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,385View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
5/13/2016Credit SuisseReiterated RatingUnderperformView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/25/2016BarclaysReiterated RatingOverweightGBX 1,135View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
4/12/2016HSBCDowngradeHoldGBX 1,450 -> GBX 970View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/11/2016Stifel NicolausReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,300View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/9/2016Berenberg BankLower Price TargetBuyGBX 1,350 -> GBX 1,150View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
3/1/2016Morgan StanleyReiterated RatingEqualwt/In-LineGBX 1,120View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
12/9/2015InvestecReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,500View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
9/2/2015Panmure GordonReiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,457View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
7/9/2015Citigroup Inc.Reiterated RatingBuyGBX 1,400View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2015Charles StanleyReiterated RatingaccumulateView Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
6/16/2015Canaccord GenuityReiterated RatingHoldGBX 1,100View Rating Details  Tweet This Rating  Share This Rating on StockTwits
(Data available from 6/25/2014 forward)
Earnings History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
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Earnings Estimates for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
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Dividend History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable DateShare
6/14/2016GBX 18.501.88%8/11/20168/11/20169/9/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/9/2015GBX 40.36%1/14/20161/14/20162/3/2016Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/16/2015GBX 12.251.12%8/13/20158/13/20159/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2014GBX 30.25%1/15/20151/15/20152/4/2015Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
6/17/2014GBX 9.251.11%8/13/20148/13/20149/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
12/10/2013GBX 2.250.3%1/15/20141/15/20142/5/2014Tweet This Announcement  Share This Announcement on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Insider Trading History for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionActions
3/1/2016Sutcliffe,IanInsiderBuy12,250GBX 810£99,225Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
10/12/2015Drabble,GeoffreyInsiderSell216,680GBX 1,045£2,264,306Tweet This Trade  Share This Trade on StockTwits
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
Latest Headlines for Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)
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06/23/16 09:48 PMAshtead Group (LON:AHT) New Price Targets - FTSE News
06/22/16 02:24 PMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Receives 'Overweight' Rating From Brokers At JP Morgan - FTSE News
06/20/16 02:22 PMAshtead Group (LON:AHT) Analyst Target Changes - Fiscal Standard
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06/18/16 02:20 PMExane BNP Paribas reported on (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC, retaining its stock price target to GBX1,050 today - Breaking Finance News
06/17/16 10:18 AMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) target price held steady to GBX1,140 as issued in a report today by JP Morgan Cazenove
06/16/16 02:23 PMDeutsche Bank recorded (LON:AHT) Ashtead Group PLC, retaining its stock price target to GBX660 earlier today - Breaking Finance News
06/16/16 05:44 AMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) price target held steady to GBX0 as disclosed today by Beaufort Securities - Breaking Finance News
06/15/16 07:27 PMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) price target held steady to GBX0 as disclosed today by Beaufort Securities
06/15/16 07:12 AMConstruction equipment firm Ashtead builds 24% on profits to hit £645m
06/15/16 07:12 AMAshtead profit jumps 38%; starts share buybacks
06/15/16 07:12 AMAshtead Group Fiscal Year Profit Rises - Quick Facts
06/15/16 07:12 AMAshtead to buy back shares worth up to $284 million
06/14/16 02:23 PMExane BNP Paribas Reiterated Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) As 'Outperform' - FTSE News
06/14/16 02:03 PM[$$] No Brexit through the gift shop for City - [at Financial Times] - If the UK ceases to be a member of the EU, many in the City will experience the insight: "Blimey, I'm a foreigner!" Thus exclaimed a policeman in the film Passport to Pimlico, on discovering ...
06/14/16 10:51 AMBritain's FTSE falls for fourth day in row as Brexit fears bite -
06/14/16 09:53 AMBritain's FTSE falls for fourth day in row as Brexit fears grow -
06/14/16 07:11 AMShould you buy Ted Baker plc, Ashtead Group plc and Crest Nicholson Holdings plc following today's news? - Motley Fool UK
06/14/16 06:07 AMQ4 2016 Ashtead Group PLC Earnings Release - Before Market Open -
06/14/16 05:39 AMUPDATE 2-Ashtead to buy back shares, full-year profit beats estimates - June 14 (Reuters) - Ashtead Group Plc announced a share buyback of up to 200 million pounds ($284 million) for the current financial year, after strong North American growth helped the industrial...
06/14/16 05:15 AMShould you buy Ted Baker plc, Ashtead Group plc and Crest Nicholson Holdings plc following today’s news? -
06/14/16 02:22 AMUPDATE 1-Ashtead to buy back shares worth up to $284 mln - June 14 (Reuters) - Ashtead Group Plc announced a share buyback of up to 200 million pounds ($284 million) for the current financial year, after strong North American growth helped the industrial...
06/13/16 02:24 PMPreview: Ashtead set to take hit from lower oil prices
06/12/16 06:25 AM[$$] Week Ahead Corporate Diary: June 13 - June 17 - [at Financial Times] - Diary commentary from FT reporters; data and company announcements, unless otherwise stated, from Thomson Reuters. Company announcements are of information publicly available before last week. Among consumers ...
06/07/16 04:26 PMETF’s with exposure to Ashtead Group Plc : June 7, 2016 -
06/02/16 11:01 AMNew Analyst Ratings For Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) - Share Trading News - New Analyst Ratings For Ashtead Group (LON:AHT)Share Trading NewsA number of investment brokers have recently updated their price targets on shares of Ashtead Group (LON:AHT). ... Ashtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom.and more »
05/30/16 10:56 PMAre Analysts Bullish Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) After Last Week? - The brokerage presently has a "buy" rating on the stock. This means 76% are positive. Watchstone Group PLC (LON:WTG) opened at 231.0450 on Friday. There are now 791,841,415 shares in issue with the average daily volume traded being 1,944,668. Hays plc (LON ...
05/30/16 01:26 PMDavid Herro's Top — Additions in –st Quarter Have Margins of Safety Exceeding '…% - GuruFocus.com - David Herro's Top — Additions in –st Quarter Have Margins of Safety Exceeding '…%GuruFocus.comThe guru boosted his stake in Ashtead Group PLC (LSE:AHT), a London-based industrial equipment rental company, by almost 226%. Herro acquired 23,602,000 shares for an average price of £9 ($13.22 in U.S. money) per share. The transaction had 1.17% ...
05/29/16 12:12 PMAre Analysts Bullish Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) After Last Week? - HNN - Are Analysts Bullish Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) After Last Week?HNNOut of 15 analysts covering Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT), 11 rate it a “Buy”, 2 “Sell”, while 3 “Hold”. This means 69% are positive. Ashtead Group PLC has been the topic of 81 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc ...and more »
05/29/16 10:38 AMDavid Herro's Top a Additions in ast Quarter Have Margins of Safety Exceeding aa% -
05/28/16 11:30 AMDavid Herro's Top 2 Additions in 1st Quarter Have Margins of Safety Exceeding 30% - The DCF Calculator gives Sumitomo a fair value of ¥5,059.95 per share, a 31% margin of safety. The guru boosted his stake in Ashtead Group PLC (LSE:AHT), a London-based industrial equipment rental company, by almost 226%. Herro acquired 23,602,000 shares ...
05/27/16 12:33 PMAshtead Group (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At Jefferies - FTSE News - FTSE NewsAshtead Group (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Brokers At JefferiesFTSE News... drill, support, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. Its subsidiaries include Ashtead Holdings PLC, Sunbelt Rentals, Inc., Sunbelt Rentals Industrial Services LLC, Ashtead Plant Hire Company Limited, Ashtead Capital, Inc. and Ashtead Financing ...and more »
05/26/16 11:38 AMBrexit could give a massive boost to Ashtead Group plc, Wolseley plc and BAE Systems plc - Motley Fool UK - Brexit could give a massive boost to Ashtead Group plc, Wolseley plc and BAE Systems plcMotley Fool UKFTSE 100-listed British industrial equipment rental company Ashtead Group (LSE: AHT) has massive exposure to the dollar, with US subsidiary Sunbelt Rentals operating from more than 513 locations in the country, and accounting for a whopping 85% of its ...and more »
05/18/16 12:29 PMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating At Exane BNP Paribas - FTSE News - FTSE NewsAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating At Exane BNP ParibasFTSE NewsOn Tuesday Exane BNP Paribas upgraded its target for shares of Ashtead Group PLC to 'Outperform' recommending a target price of 1050 for investors; potentially meaning there is an increase of 14.75% from Ashtead Group PLC's share price of 915.Weekly Broker Update - Ashtead Group (LON:AHT)Risers & Fallersall 235 news articles »
05/17/16 12:43 PMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating From Exane BNP Paribas - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating From Exane BNP ParibasShare Trading NewsAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Outperform' Rating From Exane BNP Paribas. By Brenton Akerman / in UK Broker Ratings / on Tuesday, 17 May 2016 09:40 AM / 0 Comments. Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) today had a new research report ...and more »
05/17/16 04:02 AMInvestor event and update on current trading - [at noodls] - Ashtead Group plc 21 April 2016 Ashtead Group plc is holding a short seminar for analysts and investors in London this afternoon. ... This is an abstract of the original noodl. To continue reading this ...
05/10/16 06:06 AMHow Many Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)'s Analysts Are Bearish? - B.O.D.Y Confidential - How Many Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT)'s Analysts Are Bearish?B.O.D.Y ConfidentialOut of 15 analysts covering Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT), 9 rate it a “Buy”, 3 “Sell”, while 4 “Hold”. This means 56% are positive. Ashtead Group PLC has been the topic of 78 analyst reports since July 23, 2015 according to StockzIntelligence Inc. Below ...and more »
05/04/16 02:49 PMETF’s with exposure to Ashtead Group Plc : May 4, 2016 -
05/04/16 05:13 AMLONDON MARKETS: FTSE 100 Drops To Lowest In Nearly A Month As Miners Sink - Among industrial shares, building materials suppliers CRH PLC shed 1.9% and equipment rental company Ashtead Group PLC (AHT.LN) moved 1.5% lower. The pound eventually slid after the data, buying $1.4543 compared with $1.4761 ahead of the report.
04/26/16 06:34 AMShares Of Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Rated As Overweight By Analysts At Barclays Capital - Risers & Fallers - Risers & FallersShares Of Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Rated As Overweight By Analysts At Barclays CapitalRisers & FallersAccording to an update released by analysts at Barclays Capital the broker has now set a 'Overweight' rating on shares of Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) with a price target of 1135. Barclays Capital on Monday retained Ashtead Group PLC's analyst rating as ...Ashtead Group plc 28.3% Potential Decrease Indicated by Deutsche BankDirectorsTalk InterviewsDeutsche reiterated Ashtead Group (LON:AHT) as 'Sell' With 660 PTFTSE Newsall 6 news articles »
04/23/16 06:11 AMJefferies International Reiterated Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) As 'Buy' - FTSE News - FTSE NewsJefferies International Reiterated Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) As 'Buy'FTSE NewsAshtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and ...Ashtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) reiterated as 'Sell' At Deutsche BankShare Trading Newsall 4 news articles »
04/22/16 06:44 AMAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Peel Hunt - Share Trading News - Share Trading NewsAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) Receives 'Buy' Rating From Peel HuntShare Trading NewsAshtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and ...
04/21/16 03:09 PM[$$] Saga slips as parent prepares to sell stake -
04/19/16 06:53 AMBerenberg Gives Scapa Group PLC Price Target With Potential 24.33% Upside - The firm's market capitalization is GBX 2.63 billion. Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) has declined 15.19% since September 9, 2015 and is downtrending. Revenue for Europe and North America, including Australia and New Zealand, revenues grew five per cent to £1 ...
04/19/16 06:53 AMHunting PLC (LON:HTG) Receives 'Neutral' Rating From Nomura - Bhr Capital Llc holds 2.5% of its portfolio in Ashtead Group plc for 2.81 million shares ... BNP Paribas maintained the shares of AHT in a report on March 23 with "Neutral" rating. About 536,705 shares traded hands. Brady PLC (LON:BRY) has declined ...
04/15/16 09:52 AMAshtead Group (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Exane BNP Paribas - FTSE News - FTSE NewsAshtead Group (LON:AHT) Issued With 'Neutral' Rating At Exane BNP ParibasFTSE NewsAshtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and ...and more »
04/13/16 06:11 PMETF’s with exposure to Ashtead Group Plc : April 13, 2016 -
04/13/16 12:01 PMAshtead Group plc (AHT) Earns “Neutral” Rating from BNP Paribas - Washington News Wire - SmallCapWired.comAshtead Group plc (AHT) Earns “Neutral” Rating from BNP ParibasWashington News WireAshtead Group plc logo BNP Paribas reissued their neutral rating on shares of Ashtead Group plc (LON:AHT) in a research report released on Friday, AnalystRatingsNetwork.com reports. The brokerage currently has a GBX 1,000 ($14.28) price target on the ...Ashtead Group plc (AHT) Rating Lowered to Hold at HSBCThe Vista VoiceAshtead Group PLC (LON:AHT) "Neutral" Rating Reiterated at Exane BNP ParibasSmallCapWired.comAshtead Group plc (AHT) Rating Reiterated by BNP ParibasMas Market NewsRisers & Fallersall 1,767 news articles »
04/12/16 03:36 AMBritain's FTSE retreats as Ashtead, Burberry underperform -
03/01/16 10:22 AMEdited Transcript of AHT.L earnings conference call or presentation 1-Mar-16 9:00am GMT -
About Ashtead Group plc

Ashtead Group plc logoAshtead Group plc is a United Kingdom-based equipment rental company with networks in the United States and the United Kingdom. The Company operates through two business units: Sunbelt, which provides pump and power, climate control and scaffolding service, and A-Plant business, which operates through Eve Trakway Limited (Eve), which constructs temporary roadways and barriers; PSS, which offers trenchless technology and fusion services, and FLG (lifting) services. Both the units are also engaged in general equipment and related businesses. The Company rents a range of construction and industrial equipment across a range of applications. Its equipment can be used to lift, power, generate, move, dig, compact, drill, support, scrub, pump, direct, heat and ventilate. Its subsidiaries include Ashtead Holdings PLC, Sunbelt Rentals, Inc., Sunbelt Rentals Industrial Services LLC, Ashtead Plant Hire Company Limited, Ashtead Capital, Inc. and Ashtead Financing Limited.

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  • Exchange: LON
  • Symbol: AHT
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Key Metrics:
  • Previous Close: $15.35
  • 50 Day Moving Average: $961.84
  • 200 Day Moving Average: $936.51
  • P/E Ratio: 12.75
  • P/E Growth: 0.81
  • Market Cap: $5.18B
  • Current Quarter EPS Consensus Estimate: $90.38 EPS
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